celebrate at the world’s oldest
Juneteenth Emancipation Celebration
2016: Commemorating 153 Years Since the Abolition of Slavery in America
www.juneteenthfest.com | info@juneteenthfest.com 

 

Highlights of the Friends of Emancipation Park’s
2015 Juneteenth Fest Parade


The park’s $33 million renovation is almost complete.   Here is a birds -eye view of the constuction as of January, 2016
by SkyHawkVideo.com...

June 17-19, 2016,
We’re celebrating the historic park where Juneteenth celebrations began...

Emancipation Park!



Commemorating...

153 years since the Emancipation Proclamation

151 years since Texas slaves were granted freedom
144 years of Emancipation Park Freedom Celebrations &

  43 years of Central Houston Freedom Parades


 

This site’s schedue is being updated.


SEE THE FRIENDS OF EMANCIPATION PARK’S
SCHEDULE AND REGiSTER FOR THEIR EVENTS HERE


Also, visit the City of Houston’s site for the newly renovated
Emancipation Park Community Center at the link below:

http://www.houstontx.gov/parks/communitycenters/cc-emancipation.html


Due to flooding delays in construction at Emancipation Park, Juneteenth is being relocated. Check back here for updates!.